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Ukraine Soldiers, Rebels Clash at Luhansk Airport

Kiev forces have pulled back from the airport of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine after having fought pro-Russian separatist for hours.

World | September 1, 2014, Monday // 13:21 | Viewed: 614

Five Killed in Plane Crash in US Colorado

Five people were killed after a single-engine plane crashed on Sunday afternoon near an airfield north of Denver in US state of Colorado.

World | September 1, 2014, Monday // 07:25 | Viewed: 622

EU Leaders Give Russia 7 Days to Reverse Course in Ukraine or Face New Sanctions

The EU has threatened to expand sanctions against Russia in a week unless it takes steps to alleviate tension in Ukraine.

World | August 31, 2014, Sunday // 11:26 | Viewed: 807

NATO to Set up 10,000-Strong Force in Response to Ukraine Crisis

Seven NATO members will create a British-led joint expeditionary force for rapid deployment in response to the crisis in Ukraine, the Financial Times has reported.

World | August 30, 2014, Saturday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1811

IMF Disburses Loan Tranche to Ukraine but Says Fighting Poses Risk

The International Monetary Fund on Friday said it agreed to disburse about USD 1.

World | August 29, 2014, Friday // 20:55 | Viewed: 676

Rasmussen: NATO Will Respect Ukraine’s Potential Decision to Join

NATO would fully respect any potential decision by Ukraine to seek membership of the Western military alliance, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has said.

World | August 29, 2014, Friday // 16:39 | Viewed: 886

EU May File WTO Complaint over Russia's Food Embargo

The EU may file legal action the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the Russian food embargo, according to EU Trade Commissioner Karel de Gucht.

World | August 29, 2014, Friday // 12:39 | Viewed: 775

UNHCR: Syrian Refugees Top 3 Million

Over 3 million people have fled the civil war in Syria, according to reports of the United Nations refugee agency.

World | August 29, 2014, Friday // 11:26 | Viewed: 1726

5.8-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Southern Greece

An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale rattled southern Greece early on Friday.

World | August 29, 2014, Friday // 09:24 | Viewed: 751

Recep Erdogan Inaugurated As Turkey's President

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been officially sworn in as Turkish president after winning the country's first public vote for head of state, reports BBC.

World | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 18:34 | Viewed: 413

Russia Denies Having Sent Troops To Ukraine

Andrey Kelin, Russian representative to the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) denied all allegations that there are Russian troops in Ukraine.

World | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 16:17 | Viewed: 535

Petro Poroshenko: Russia Invades Ukraine

Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko announced that Russian troops have invaded Ukraine and cancelled his working visit to Turkey, report the media.

World | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 15:36 | Viewed: 1032

Rebels Said to Have Opened New Front in Ukraine with Russian Help

Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine have entered the key port of Novoazovsk on the Sea of Azov, opening a new front in their fighting with government forces.

World | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 10:41 | Viewed: 634

Davutoglu Elected Leader of Turkey's Ruling AK Party

Ahmet Davutoglu was elected Chairman of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) on Wednesday

World | August 27, 2014, Wednesday // 19:47 | Viewed: 426

Poroshenko-Putin Talks Fail to Yield Ceasefire Deal for East Ukraine

A meeting between the presidents of Ukraine and Russia has failed to yield an agreement to stop the fighting in eastern Ukraine.

World | August 27, 2014, Wednesday // 10:15 | Viewed: 776

Hamas Says Long-Term Cease-Fire Agreed with Israel

Hamas leaders have said that Israeli and Palestinian negotiators have reached a cease-fire agreement to end seven weeks of fighting in Gaza.

World | August 26, 2014, Tuesday // 19:14 | Viewed: 420

Ukraine President Calls Early Election for October 26

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has dissolved parliament and announced snap elections for 26 October.

World | August 26, 2014, Tuesday // 08:09 | Viewed: 645

French PM Presents Government's Resignation

France's Prime Minister Manuel Valls presented the resignation of his government to President Francois Hollande on Monday and was asked to form a new cabinet.

World | August 25, 2014, Monday // 11:38 | Viewed: 510

US Journalist Held Hostage in Syria Freed from Captivity

An American journalist held hostage in Syria by a militant group linked to al-Qaida was released on Sunday.

World | August 25, 2014, Monday // 09:47 | Viewed: 1117

Strong Earthquake Jolts Northern California, over 120 Injured

A magnitude-6.0 earthquake in Northern California on Sunday morning left over 120 people injured.

World | August 25, 2014, Monday // 09:02 | Viewed: 381

James Foley Murderer 'Identified' by British Intelligence -Newspaper

British intelligence services have identified the Islamic State (IS) fighter suspected of having beheaded US journalist James Foley, government sources say.

World | August 24, 2014, Sunday // 13:16 | Viewed: 2515